Covenant Health

Senior Leadership

Fran Ross

Chief Communications Officer

Fran's 25-year career in communications spans a range of roles, including journalism, marketing, organizational communications and consulting in both the public and private sector. As chief communications officer, she is responsible for the development, execution and evaluation of comprehensive and strategic communications and community engagement programs for the organization. She provides leadership to internal and external communications, public and media relations, community relations, volunteer services, telecommunications and web communications for Covenant Health. Fran served as vice-president of communications and community relations for Caritas Health Group until 2008. Prior to her work in health care, she was director of marketing for the University of Alberta's Faculty of Extension.

Fran has a bachelor's degree in English and a master's degree in journalism. She currently serves on the Boards of Cantilon Choirs and Terra Centre.